Meet your Leaders

Aviva Goldstein

Dr. Aviva Goldstein received her doctorate from the Azrieli Grdauate School of Jewish Education and Administration at Yeshiva University. As an educator and family counselor based in Jerusalem, she occupies the space where the worlds of positive psychology, parenting and Judaism come together. Having worked with diverse populations – from day school administrators to gap year students, from non-profit organizations to teachers in Israel’s periphery – her projects range from...

Dr. Rona Novick

Rona Novick, PhD is the Dean of the Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education and Administration and holds the Raine and Stanley Silverstein Chair in Professional Ethics and Values. She was promoted to the rank of full, tenured Professor after serving on the faculty at Azrieli for seven years. For the most recent 6 years, she directed the Fanya Gottesfeld Heller Doctoral Program in Jewish Education and Administration. Her efforts...